| Dec 23, 2014
| 1:59 PM
Here's a great way to end the year with this column, a celebration of 10 of the great performances of 2014. In alphabetical order:
Amy J. Carle in "Gidion's Knot": Viewed in the intimate confines of Profiles Theatre, Amy J. Carle's performance as the...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 10:11 AM
Just as the same-sex marriage ban in Florida ends, the run of "La Cage aux Folles" at Boca Raton's Wick Theatre begins.
The musical centers on a long-term gay relationship, and the Wick production features Lee Roy Reams and Walter Charles, both of...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 8:00 PM
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| Dec 23, 2014
| 12:09 PM
Part of the subversive appeal of Stephen Sondheim's musical "Into the Woods" is that it gleefully skewers well-known fairy-tale tropes. It's perhaps a bit ironic, then, that film critics are saying the new big-screen adaptation doesn't quite end happily...
| Dec 26, 2014
Kyle Taylor Parker's confidence is rising to new heights.
The performer is stepping into sturdy stilettos to star as Lola in the Tony-winning musical "Kinky Boots" at Segerstrom Center for the Arts from Dec. 30 to Jan. 11.
Parker, who has been in...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 6:12 PM
A powerful new production by London contemporary dance company DV8 Physical Theatre will be shown at Miller Symphony Hall Thursday as the first of the Allentown venue's 2015 National Theatre Live series.
"John" is a work conceived and directed by...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 1:26 PM
As the clock nears midnight on Dec. 31, Orange County residents have plenty of options to make the countdown to 2015 fun.
Tickets are on sale for XL NYE, a block party at the Triangle in Costa Mesa. The event, hosted by Newport Beach-based Identity...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 2:54 PM
Something "Wicked" this way comes — and it could arrive in theaters as early as next year.
Development is underway on a big-screen adaptation of "Wicked," the popular stage musical taking a revisionist approach to "The Wizard of Oz," according...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 7:04 AM
Dael Orlandersmith is a familiar artist working on Long Wharf Theatre over the past decade or so, with "Yellowman," "The Gimmick" and "The Blue Album" (with David Cale) to her credits.
Now she brings her latest work, "Forever" to New Haven as part of...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 3:04 PM
The hubbub over hack-attacked Sony's release of "The Interview" was too big, too serious, too far-reaching to qualify for the Alewife Awards. Since 1996 these prizes, named after the stinky fish that used to wash up regularly on Chicago's beaches, have...
| Jan 11, 2015
Sid the Science Kid, using his catch phrase, has been introducing tots to "super, duper, ooper, schmooper" science since 2008.
The inquisitive preschooler stars in an animated TV show on PBS Kids, created by Jim Henson Co. Now he takes the stage in a...